Looking for an apartment in Japan? You’ll need a guarantor. Read on for tips on guarantors and what to do if you don’t have one
By Rebecca Quin on May 21, 2015
Ryozan Park share office in Otsuka is a brand-new workspace that won’t just benefit your business but your social life too.
By Rebecca Quin on April 24, 2015
Baseball, beer and free wifi at the home of the Seibu Lions
By Rebecca Quin on April 16, 2015
Confused about the layout terminology of Japanese apartments? Read on for GaijinPot’s guide to Japanese apartment terms and finding your dream LDK away from home.
By Rebecca Quin on April 14, 2015
Looking for an apartment in Japan? Here are 10 essential things to prepare before you start your search
By Rebecca Quin on March 26, 2015
It’s time this outdated practice is stopped. Only rent from landlords who don’t charge any key money.
By Rebecca Quin on February 16, 2015
Need to furnish your new home in Japan? GaijinPot’s how-to guide has the best places to find quality and affordable furniture in Japan.
By Rebecca Quin on January 25, 2015
The coldest months of Japanese winter are long, so crawl out from under that kotatsu and make the best of it with this How-To Guide on skiing and snowboarding in Japan.
By Rebecca Quin on January 21, 2015
If you haven’t found a Japanese course that’s the right fit, the Kumon method could be up right up your linguistic street!
By Rebecca Quin on January 10, 2015
Renting an apartment in Japan doesn’t have to be difficult. Learn more about the GaijinPot Bilingual Brokerage Assistance service.
By Rebecca Quin on December 12, 2014
Living in Japan or know somebody who does? Here’s how to send a nengajo and win top culture points for 2015!
By Rebecca Quin on November 20, 2014
Grab a book from one of the sleek shelves of this bookstore/‘zakka’/café’ and try not to spill any of your delicious lunch on it.
By Rebecca Quin on November 16, 2014
Head to Coco Farm & Winery for this year’s popular autumn Ashikaga wine festival.